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MCRD Parris Island 2nd Battalion

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MCRD Parris Island  2nd Battalion

If you're a Facebook user, you can join the Official Recruit Parents Parris Island Facebook Groups for each company as listed below. It's a Place to Connect & Share with family members for YOUR recruit's graduation date.  If Facebook isn't for you, join the groups listed in the announcements box.

Echo Company MCRD Parris Island

Graduation Dates:

  • See below:

Fox Company MCRD Parris Island

  Graduation Dates:

  • See below

Golf Company MCRD Parris Island

  Graduation Dates:

  • See below

Hotel Company MCRD Parris Island

  Graduation Dates:

  • See below:

Website: https://facebook.com/recruitparents
Members: 102
Latest Activity: Mar 16

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There are discussion groups for each company's graduation date listed below. Please join a discussion group to connect & share with other's in your recruit's company.

CLICK HERE FOR OFFICIAL MCRD PI FACEBOOK PAGE

CLICK HERE FOR OFFICIAL USMC MCRD PI PAGE

Tradition of the Yellow Footprints

First phone call

PI training matrix...

(Do not send to your recruit & mark the first 'blank' Monday with your ship date)

Mail and packages

Click here for quick access to the MCRD Parris Island News Articles discussion forum.

Discussion Forum

Hotel Company MCRD PI -- Grad. Mar 10, 2017 (ship Dec 12, 2016) -- Grad. July 14, 2017 (ship Apr 17, 2017)

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Mar 6. 58 Replies

If you have a Recruit in Hotel Co. this is the place for you to Connect & Share®. "Join" this group to add to this discussion. The instructions on how to join a group are on the "welcome" post on your profile page. Here is some information.…Continue

Fox Company MCRD PI - Grad. May 5, 2017 (ship Feb 6, 2017) -- Grad. Sept 8, 2017 (ship June 12, 2017)

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Mar 1. 60 Replies

If you have a Recruit in Fox Co. this is the place for you to Connect & Share®. "Join" this group to add to this discussion. The instructions on how to join a group are on the "welcome" post on your profile page. Here is some information. Click…Continue

Golf Company MCRD PI - - Grad. June 9, 2017 (ship Mar 13, 2017) - Grad. Oct 6, 2017 (ship July 10, 2017)

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Mar 1. 73 Replies

If you have a Recruit in Golf Co. this is the place for you to Connect & Share®. "Join" this group to add to this discussion. The instructions on how to join a group are on the "welcome" post on your profile page. Here is some information.…Continue

Echo Company MCRD PI -- Grad. Apr 14, 2017 (ship Jan 16, 2017)-- Grad. Aug 18, 2017 (ship May 22, 2017)

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Feb 28. 136 Replies

If you have a Recruit in Echo Co. this is the place for you to Connect & Share®. "Join" this group to add to this discussion. The instructions on how to join a group are on the "welcome" post on your profile page. Here is some information.…Continue

Phase II - Grass Week, Rifle Table I and Table II Info

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Oct 19, 2016. 2 Replies

In Phase II, Recruits are allowed to "blouse" their boots and unbutton the top button of their "blouse" and they get their name tapes for their cammies! This may not seem like a lot to civilians but to the recruits, it makes them feel as if they…Continue

facebook page

Started by tcamo. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) May 25, 2016. 9 Replies

Hello, my son shipped may 23 2016 and is in 2nd battalion echo company. Im trying to connect with the associated Facebook page and it only say 'request pending"  any suggestions.Thanks Continue

This is my sons Battalion!

Started by gena. Last reply by alex2toes Aug 31, 2015. 23 Replies

I am new to this not sure if I have to post here or if I've already joined this group....lol?Continue

Phase I

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Jun 6, 2015. 3 Replies

In Phase I there is a lot of classroom time. Your recruits will be learning military history, customs and courtesies. They will have basic first aid, learning about all of their uniforms, leadership and Marine Corps values.They will also begin…Continue

Crucible

Started by Marine Parents Inc. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) May 30, 2015. 1 Reply

http://www.recruitparents.com/bootcamp/crucible.aspDay 1-Reveille (2 am)-Night movement (3 am) - Recruits conduct a 6-mile hike to the Crucible site.-Events 1-3 (5: 30 am - 6:30…Continue

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Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on March 16, 2017 at 10:06am

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Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on November 29, 2016 at 3:50pm

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Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on October 5, 2016 at 8:40am

"Take a look at our Natural Disasters page for info and links about hurricanes at Parris Island. They have been through this before and have procedures in place should anything need to be done. http://www.recruitparents.com/bootcamp/emergency.asp "

Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on August 21, 2016 at 10:34pm

Gold Star Luminary Initiative

Every year, the 4th Sunday in September is set aside to honor our country's Fallen Heroes and to show our support for their families.

Please consider taking the pledge to light some luminaries at your home on this evening.

http://luminaryinitiative.com/pledge-online.asp
Gold Star Family Day: September 25, 2016

Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on December 26, 2015 at 3:57pm
The following is important information that may affect you depending on which state you live in. Passports MAY be required to gain access to MCRD for Grad Week.

Please go to Real ID website it will direct you to the information you need. It's suggested going to the DMV and validating your ID if Real ID doesn't answer your question.
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Here's the link to The Department of Homeland Security FAQs regarding Real ID:
http://www.dhs.gov/real-id-faqs-states
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on November 8, 2015 at 1:26pm
How a recruit becomes a Marine in 13 weeks

BY MATT MCNAB AND GINA SMITH
MILITARY NEWS | OCTOBER 19, 2015

Phase I: BREAKING THEM DOWN
It starts with yelling.

Continue reading:
http://www.marine-corps-news.com/2015/10/how_a_recruit_becomes_a_ma...
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on November 6, 2015 at 11:19pm
Welcome BusterBogey to 2nd Battalion! :)
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on October 29, 2015 at 7:17pm
Welcome to 2nd Battalion melaniem2! :)
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on October 27, 2015 at 8:43pm
Welcome plumwd 2nd Battalion! We have 2016 grad dates now so you can select a Company group and join!
:)
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on October 22, 2015 at 9:16pm
Welcome Proud Jewish Marine Mom to 2nd Battalion! :)
 

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